Gender Equality Results Case Study: India – Rural Connectivity Investment Program

Publication | March 2019

This publication presents stories that showcase how improved connectivity has transformed lives—especially of women and girls—in rural communities of India.

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It presents the contributions of the Asian Development Bank’s Rural Connectivity Investment Program (RCIP) in five states: Assam, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, and West Bengal. Enhanced connectivity has improved the quality of life in the five RCIP states and contributed to a range of socioeconomic benefits for the rural communities served. It has also helped advance development goals intrinsic to sustainable and inclusive growth.

Contents 

  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Project Scope and Development Impacts
  • Gender Equality Issues in Rural Roads
  • Gender Equality Design Features and Approaches
  • Gender Equality Results: Project Achievements
  • Lessons Learned and Way Forward: Conclusion and Recommendations
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Education
  • Gender
  • Transport
  • Roads and Highways
Countries
  • India
Pages
  • 34
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
SKU
  • TCS190052-2
ISBN
  • 978-92-9261-538-3 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-539-0 (electronic)

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